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Shantanu Desai
Physics Dept., C-414
IIT Hyderabad
Kandi, Telangana 502285

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Awards and Recognitions

  • Awarded the 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics as a member of the Super-Kamiokande Collaboration for discovery of atmospheric neutrino oscillation and solving the solar neutrino puzzle
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    Research Interests (Current and Previous)

    Cosmology and galaxy clusters, Pulsar Timing, GRBs, Indirect dark matter searches, Gravitational wave searches, Neutrino physics and astrophysics, Astronomical image processing, Testing modified gravity theories, Inflation, Astrostatistics and Machine Learning.

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    List of students supervised at IIT Hyderabad can be found here